University of Strathclyde

Strathclyde is a leading technological, international University dedicated to encouraging and supporting innovation and enterprise at all levels.

The University is home to the Hunter Centre for Entrepreneurship (endowed by Sir Tom Hunter) which aims to:

  • Provide excellent teaching that motivates and equips students to engage in entrepreneurial behaviours, and be influential in the development of best practices in entrepreneurship education.
  • To produce research of high academic quality that is influential and relevant to policy and practice.
  • To engage in useful knowledge exchange whereby best practices can be both shared with and informed by industry partners.

As well as at undergraduate level where the Hunter Centre’s BA in Business Enterprise is one of the few UG degrees in entrepreneurship in the UK; academic staff also teach across postgraduate, early career researcher and executive education courses.

As well as providing postgraduate classes to programmes across the Business School, our own Postgraduate portfolio offers the following MSc programmes:

MSc Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Technology

MSc Social Innovation and Entrepreneurship

MSc Project Management & Innovation

Entrepreneurship is embedded across the university, with notable initiatives including:

  • Strathclyde Inspire– an initiative which supports students, staff and alumni with interests in entrepreneurship.
  • Vertically Integrated Project‘ – students from UG to MBA level work on activities including preparing clients to pitch to S100
  • Technology & Innovation Centre– developed with industry, the centre brings together academics and industry to work in partnership whilst adopting the University’s enterprising ethos.
  • Scotland’s Global Entrepreneurship Monitor– an annual assessment of national entrepreneurial activity is authored at Strathclyde to inform policy development. 

Main Contact: 

Other websites:

Hunter Centre for Entrepreneurship 

BA Business Enterprise